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Winter Week

After a week of good old-fashioned winter weather, things are looking a little better around here. We had 31.5″ of snow in the last 7 days. Finally, a week of winter, to help rescue us from another weak winter. I am thinking I will be up on the roof this week. #ILoveWinter.


Looking at the house from the front yard. (C) 1inawesomewonder 2017.


Ground level, looking uphill at a section of our driveway. (C) 1inawesomewonder 2017.


This section of our driveway gets almost no sun, and usually thaws sometime in April. (C) 1inawesomewonder 2017.


The view, from the driveway, through a row of pines, to the front yard. (C) 1inawesomewonder 2017.


Snow Removal, or at least Relocated

So, while everyone else seemed to be outside moving snow around, especially off of their roofs (modern English), over the weekend, I was busy with other things. Then today, with the wind whipping, hard and cold out of the northwest, I decided to get up on my roof. I ended up being on the rooftop, or at least on the top of the highest roof I could actually get to, for more than two hours. Continue reading